College Tuition is out of control; some professionals are calling it an epidemic. According to Bloomberg students may never be able to pay down their college loans. Here’s how businesses can help their future workforce:
The short answer is to join Dream2Career. The new D2C business directory allows businesses to recommend the best training programs that lead to sustainable careers. Dream2Career compiles and promotes work-learn synergies so communities can stay informed and students can find the most affordable career pathways that match their career aspirations. The D2C Directory offers students the opportunity to learn about high demand and emerging industries before they waste their time and money on degree programs with no future earning potential. If you are a business professional with insights about how to save students time and money on training programs, join this new “work-learn menu” and help students benefit from your experiences.
The D2C Directory freely shares business leaders’ advice with students, parents, and educators. Businesses can promote job shadowing, skills competitions, hackathons, incubators, mentorship, summer camps, apprenticeships, and other workforce-related events. Businesses can also recommend the best majors from the best schools matching future workforce needs. Businesses will finally have a say in their workforce development and they won’t be bound by outdated institutional curricular requirements. Industry professionals can even recommend on-site learning programs not associated with colleges or schools. In addition, your D2C Directory listing allows for information pertaining to entry-level salaries, scholarships, and other funding opportunities or collaboratives.
Dream2Career was founded by educators with input from parents, students, businesses, and trade organizations. Join this important cause and make a difference for a child. We are building the world of tomorrow and the foundation of this new world starts by giving students access to powerful insights from business professionals like you!